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R.F. Delderfield's To serve them all my days

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Title R.F. Delderfield's To serve them all my days [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [Australia] : Roadshow Entertainment [distributor], 2008.
Pagination etc. 6 videodiscs (DVD) (672 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents note Catalogued from the container.
Roadshow: R-B01503-9.
Based on the novel "To serve them all my days" by R.F. Delderfield.
Originally screened in 1980.
Creation Note Directors: Ronald Wilson, Peter Jefferies, Terence Dudley.
Performer note John Duttine.
Summary Note David Powlett-Jones, the son of a Welsh miner, is invalided out of World War I after suffering from shell-shock. The doctor who is supervising his convalescence advises him to take up teaching. Somewhat sceptical, he applies to teach history at Bamfylde, a boys' boarding school in north Devon. Before long, he finds himself immersed in the spartan life and quaint traditions of the school, and becomes a much-respected teacher and house-master. His close involvement with the school helps him cope with the tragic loss of his young wife and his twin daughters in a car crash. As World War II looms, he eventually becomes headmaster, after a heated and long-running dispute with his ruthless predecessor.
Target audience note Rated: PG.
Language note In English.
Subject Television programs -- Great Britain
Added Author Wilson, Ronald
Jefferies, Peter
Dudley, Terence
Delderfield, R. F. (Ronald Frederick), 1912-1972 To serve them all my days.
Shelf Location DVD F TOSE
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